Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoos mating in my backyard

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Samantha
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Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoos mating in my backyard

Hi everyone,

I've already mentioned "my" Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoos several times on this forum - one pair in particular are frequent visitors to my bird baths. But yesterday's visit was different ... the male started carrying on like a pork chop ... so I grabbed my trusty handy-cam and began filming. Sure enough, before long, the male hopped on top of the female and ...

(Below is a still from the video, and a link to the video on Youtube. Sorry about the remarkably prominent hand prints on my glass door blush )

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVAFg9-dfbw&feature=youtu.be

dwatsonbb
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Wow Samantha, lucky you 1st to have them so close and then to witness their moment of intimacy, Fantastic thanks for sharing, and keep us post of the outcome.

Dale Huonville, Tasmania

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